HCMC kicks off 2016 Sales Promotion Month Fair

The 2016 Sales Promotion Month and Promotion Fair were opened at Phu Tho Indoor Stadium in Ho Chi Minh City on August 30.

Enterprises introduce their products at the sales promotion month fair. (Photo:SGGP)

Around 2, 300 enterprises and more than 5, 000 shopkeepers registered to participate in the program showcasing the best products in the fields of textile and garment, cloths, food and beverage, cosmetic, household goods, tourist service, telecommunication and electronics.

5- 49 percent discount, lucky drawing and gift programs in celebration of promotion fair also have been launched at the event.

According to the organization board, a total cost of  VND 2, 900 billion was collected through the event.

The event organized by the HCMC Department of Trade and Industry, aiming to stimulate consumption demand and create a chance for businesses to introduce the best goods to consumers.

The sales promotion month fair is scheduled to run from August 30- September 4, attracting 250 firms with 400 pavilions showcasing products with 50 percent discount in the fields of textile and garment, cloths, food and beverage, cosmetic, household goods and tourist service.

Deputy Director of HCMC Trade and Industry Department Nguyen Phuong Dong said that the fair is launched on the same time with “Saigon Meeting Place” fair by Trade and Industry Department and Department of Tourism at Ban Nguyet Lake, Phu My Hung Urban Area, district 7 in November.

By Thuy Hai- Translated by Huyen Huong

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